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Week of January 30 - February 2
Thursday: First test of this semester is tomorrow. Here are the solutions to the study guide for Radical Operations and Equations study guide. Don't forget to bring your flipbook to class tomorrow.
Friday: Test on radical expressions and equations
Week of February 6 - 10
Wednesday: mini foldable booklet on rigid transformations of square root and cube root graphs
Thursday: Stations activity graphing and analyzing radical functions
Friday: Test on graphing and analyzing square root and cube root functions
Week of February 13 - 17
Monday: We reviewed properties of exponents. Class notes
Week of February 27 - March 3
Monday: Exponential growth functions notes and homework solutions
Tuesday: Review for test on properties of exponents and solving exponential equations (no log required); review solutions
Thursday: Exponential decay applications. Practice today includes a mixture of growth and decay. Read problems carefully to determine whether you are solving for the initial amount, final amount, or the decay rate. Homework solutions are here.
Week of March 6 - 10
Monday: Stations Review Activity
Tuesday: Compounded Interest Formula
Wednesday: Base e functions and continuous compounding
Thursday: Extra practice with base functions
Friday: Mixed practice with exponential growth and decay. Guided notes and homework solutions are here.
Test on Wednesday!
Week of March 13 - 17
Monday: Quiz on exponential growth and decay applications. Problems include compounded interest formulas.
Tuesday: test review solutions
Week of March 20 - 24
Thursday: Review solutions for tomorrow's test on graphing and analyzing exponential growth and decay.
Week of March 27 - 31
Monday: Intro to logarithms, rewriting, evaluating, and solving single log equations
Tuesday: Properties of logarithms
Wednesday: Properties of Logarithms with expanding and condensing. Solutions to classroom practice worksheets are here. Please be prepared for quiz on Thursday:)
April 17 - 21
Monday and Tuesday are review for logarithms test. Please check your solutions here and come with any lingering questions before the test on Wednesday. This test will cover the properties of logarithms (expanding and condensing) and solving logarithmic equations.
May 1: Begin function operations. Here are the solutions to today's homework and a copy of the worksheet.
May 9: Review Function Operations and Composition
May 10: Last Unit test on Function Operations and Composition
May 17: Final Exam Review Solutions
Senior Exams will be on Thursday, May 18.